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Channel Country Forecast

  • Monday Mostly clear. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening.

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny. Winds S/SE 25 to 35 km/h.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the northeast in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. A chance of thunderstorms in the east in the afternoon and evening. Winds S/SE 25 to 35 km/h tending S/SW 25 to 40 km/h in the evening.

  • Thursday A chance of thunderstorms in the east in the morning. Sunny afternoon. Winds S 30 to 45 km/h.

  • Friday Sunny. Winds S 20 to 30 km/h.

Issued Mon 16:20 EST

Channel Country Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
18 32 30% < 1mm Nil SE 28 37 SSE 26 21
17 33 30% < 1mm Nil SSE 27 37 SSE 26 20
21 36 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
18 32 10% < 1mm Nil SE 21 43 SSE 23 25
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